Tape rankings @ Heavyweight
Who won Sherman vs Porter?
Parker Porter beat Chase Sherman by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest, during the main card of UFC Vegas 34, on Saturday 21st August 2021 at UFC APEX in Enterprise.
The scorecards were announced as 27-30, 27-30, 28-29 in favor of winner Parker Porter.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Heavyweight division, which meant there was no weight limit.
Sherman vs Porter stats
Chase Sherman stepped into the ring with a record of 15 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, 14 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Parker Porter made his way to the ring with a record of 10 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 5 of those wins by knock out and 3 by submission.
The stats suggested Sherman had a massive power advantage over Porter, boasting at 93% knock out percentage over Porter's 50%.
Chase Sherman was the younger man by 5 years, at 32 years old.
Sherman had a height advantage of 4 inches over Porter. That also extended to a 3-inch reach advantage.
Sherman was arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 5 more fights, and made his debut in 2014, 6 year and 3 months later than Porter, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 6 more professional rounds, 43 to Porter's 37.
In terms of activity leading into the fight, Parker Porter had been fighting more than Chase Sherman.
Going to this contest, Chase Sherman had last fought 1 year, 5 months and 15 days ago, while Parker Porter's last outing had been 1 year, 1 month and 11 days ago.
Sherman's last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 11 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years, 2 months and 22 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.
Porter's last 2 fights had come over a period of 1 year, 10 months and 4 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 11 months and 2 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.